rugger

noun
rug·​ger | \ ˈrə-gər How to pronounce rugger (audio) \

Definition of rugger

British
: rugby also : a rugby player

First Known Use of rugger

1888, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rugger

by alteration

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“Rugger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rugger. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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rugger

noun

English Language Learners Definition of rugger

: a person who plays rugby

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